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Ashland Soldiers who served and died in World War II

Link to Ashland Tidings pages:...

MI 158806

Med. News 6-30-1939, Copeland Yards (Lumber Companies)

Vertical File, Medford Businesses
After Dark

Film, produced by Paulist Productions, probably no local content

Media cabinet 1, on top
MI 158764

Burelson's (Women's Stores)

Vertical File, Medford Businesses A-B
MI 158749

Bob Kennedy Second Hand Store (Second Hand Stores)

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Central Art

Rogue Valley Profiles, Summer 2020, Article

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Just People Like Us

Article about the German Prisoners of War at Camp White, African American military, Japanese in Medford during WWII.  

Oregon Humanities, Spring 2016, p 12-16

M71 F 4
MI 158754

MMT 12-16-1912, Brown & Co (Pool & Billiard Hall (Clubs & Organizations)

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Donation Land Claims in Jackson County OR

Use this link to access an explanation of DLC numbers used in Jackson County, and an index to the  DLCs. The Address Index provides...

Big Dog Trailers

Tim Abel

Rogue Valley Profiles, Summer 2020

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MI 158762

C.P. American 6-1-1939, Builder's Supplies Co. (Lumber Companies), Economy Lumber, Oliver Overmyer

Vertical File, Medford Businesses
MI 158753

MMT 11-11-1928, Brill Sheet Metal Works (Sheet Metal Works)

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Barbeque Grill

MedNews, 11-5-1943, Sid Woodhouse and Bob Simmons

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MI 158752

Demo. Times, 2-4-1887. Brewery Saloon (Bars/Saloons), August Carlson

Vertical File, Medford Businesses
Map S.E.P. & L Co's Klamath river Properties, 1910

Siskiyou Electric Power and Light  [SEP&L] map, scanned in 16 sections. find in SOHS Archives, n:\maps. Map is in Boyle Collection, box 1

Place To Stand

Film, produced by Paulist Productions, probably no local content

Media cabinet 1, on top
Phillip Dairy probate record 1855

LIB2016.19.1

Marion County probate record for...

RVM Tutorial #26

Tutorial 10-1-99. Thomas Doty and "The Takelma"

Found in Education collection in 2011. Subsequently stored on mezzanine. Moved by Kira Lesley to white media storage cabinet and given VHS...

media
Powell, Altadena

Obituary MMT 1/3/1983 and 50th wedding anniversary article

Powell
Mary Missouri Ana

Mary was first child not allowed to attend school in Jacksonville because she was mixed race (referred to as colored, although she appeared to be white according to Thomas F. Royal). Her mother...

Hayes, Catherine Vilas
Obituary for Cathy Hayes, written by her daughters:
 ...
MI 165934

Aerial photo of Medford Corp. mill yard/ 1917

MB 37
The Chef's Table on Main

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RVM Tutorial #25

September 1999. thomas Doty #3 & 4. 

"Upriver - Downriver" and "Mythology and worldview of the Rogue Valley Takelma Indians." 

Found in Education collection in 2011....

media
Ledford Murders, Tyee George hanging

Links to Southern Oregon History, Revised website:

Tyee George and Skookum John

...

DeAutremont Case documents

Miscellaneous documents related to the case against the DeAutremont brothers, Roy, Ray and Hugh, who killed four railroad crew members in their unsuccessful attempt to rob a Southern Pacific...

MI 215818

Bill Enyart; First-team all-state Medford High, first-team All-American at Oregon State University, the 2nd Beaver player to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2011, entered NFL...

VF-Enyart-Biog
Newspapers with major events

M73 C Box 4

Medford Mail Tribune

"Ho Asks Pope to Seek Peace" (1967)

"Agnew Resigns" (1973)

Jack Ruby and kennedy funeral (1963)

Robert Kennedy...

M73 C Box 4
Rogue River Valley University Club; A Century of Fellowship

Book by Ron Kramer that gives the history of the University Club (and some information about the Colony Club)

Includes biographical entries for charter members. Call number 979.5286 K73....

M46A Box 4

Blueprint copy of 1843 map, “

Profile of the Route from the Mouth of the Kansas to the Pacific by Capt. J.C. Fremont in 1843,”

Oregon Trail—no accession number, inscribed “Guy Conner...

Jackson County Commissioners Journals

Digital images of microfilm. Available on network only. Covers years 1853-1874. Jackson County Commissioners Journals. Cover day to day business of government. Handwritten. Also includes...

"I:\Library\County Commissioner Journals"
MI 215820

David B Frohnmayer, University of Oregon (UO) Professor of Law, member of the House of Representatives, Attorney General of Oregon, Dean of UO school of law, and 15 years as President of UO.

VF - Frohnmayer - Biog
Britt Legacy

Medford Mail Tribune article about the Britt estate, 1955 (full text attached)

Barbershops

Article MMT 1-14-1979 Vern Cordier at The Modern Barber Shop, Ray Morris at The Club Barber Shop, Paul Edwards at Paul's Barber Shop

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MI 214082

Matt Heverly, NASA's Mars Curiosity rover robot driver.

Folder: Heverly
MI 158766

Busy Bee (Cafes)

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Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson was a blacksmith in Jacksonville. Negro Ben (originally Nigger Ben) Mountain was probably named for him. He married Amanda in Albany, Oregon

MI 214083

Fountain, Grace Russell, artist, daughter of Ann Hasseltine Hill and James Russell)
See Oregon Historical quarterly, Fall 2015 for article

Medford Monitor

the Medford Monitor was Medford's first newspaper, published by M. A. McGinnis beginning in 1885. A copy of the first paper is in M78 D1. 

Map of orchards in Jackson County in 1925

Map of orchards in Jackson County in 1925, showing owners and/or orchard names. Does not show type of fruit grown, does show land set aside for orchards. 

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MI 215817

Brent Hartley, Medford 1973 graduate, is the new U.S. ambassador to Slovenia, a 3 year position. Harley has served in various capacities both in Washington and overseas in areas of Europe since...

VF-HA 2 of 2 (Han-Haz)
Brisbane, D.

SW quarter of SE quarter, section 24, township 35, range 1 west, containing 40 acres (2 34))

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Bloomer & White

East half of NW quarter and west half of NE quarter, section 16, township 35, range 3 east, containing 160 acres (5 22)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Barron, H. F.

Short's Addition, lots 1 and 2, block 1 (11 50)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Benton, M. P.

South half of NE quarter, section 16, township 35, range 1 west, contining 80 acres (2 94)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Bostwick, F. J.

Tract of D. L. C. No 61, section 33, township 36, range 2 west, containing 56 acres (11 70)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Baker, Fannie J.

Beatty's Addition, one-half of lots 3 and 4, block 4 (2 30)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Burch, J.

SW quarter of SE quarter, section 24, township 38, range 2 west, containing 40 acres (1 74)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Beatty, D. R.

NE quarter of SW quarter and south half of NE quarter, and SE quarter, section 27, and NW quarter, section 33, township 35, range 1 west containing 420 acres (14 85)

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes
Bateman, Charles

Commencing at a point 30 feet north and 4 chains 20 links west of the SE corner of lot 5, block 2, Mingus Sub. section 24, township 37, range 2 west, and running thence north parallel with east...

Sheriff's Sale for Delinquent Taxes

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